‘The Goldbergs’ Delivers Its Most-Watched Telecast Since February 2019

‘The Goldbergs’ Delivers Its Most-Watched Telecast Since February 2019

March 23, 2020

Quick Take for Wednesday, March 18, 2020

(National Live+3 Day Program Ratings)


‘The Goldbergs’ Delivers Its Most-Watched Telecast Since February 2019

‘Schooled’ Grows for Its 3rd Consecutive Telecast 

to Its Largest Audience Since Its Season Premiere

‘Modern Family’ Hits 2-Month Highs

In Its New Wednesday Slot, ‘American Housewife’ 

Draws Its Biggest Audience Since November

 ‘Stumptown’ Hits Its Most-Watched Telecast Since January 

and Scores a 6-Week High in Adults 18-49

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“The Goldbergs” (8:00-8:30 p.m. – 5.8 million and 1.4/6 in AD18-49): 

On its first telecast in 3 weeks, ABC’s “The Goldbergs” shot up over its last telecast (on 2/26/20) by 29% in Total Viewers (5.8 million vs. 4.5 million) to draw its largest audience of the season and by 40% with Adults 18-49 (1.4/6 vs. 1.0/5) to match a season high. In fact, “The Goldbergs” attracted its biggest audience in more than 1 year – since 2/20/19.


“Schooled” (8:30-9:00 p.m. – 4.0 million and 0.9/4 in AD18-49): 

ABC’s “Schooled”grew for its 3rd straight telecast in Total Viewers (+11% – 4.0 million vs. 3.6 million) to deliver its most-watched telecast since its season premiere (since 9/25/19) and improved week to week by 13% in Adults 18-49 (0.9/4 vs. 0.8/4).


“Modern Family” (9:00-9:31 p.m. – 6.2 million and 1.5/7 in AD18-49): 

ABC’s “Modern Family” soared by double digits over its most recent original (on 2/19/20) in both Total Viewers (+19% – 6.2 million vs. 5.2 million) and Adults 18-49 (+15% – 1.5/7 vs. 1.3/6) to score its strongest telecast in 2 months – since 1/8/20 and 1/15/20, respectively.


“American Housewife” (9:31-10:00 p.m. – 4.4 million and 0.9/4 in AD18-49): 

Moving to a new Wednesday 9:30 p.m. time slot for 5 weeks, ABC’s “American Housewife” grew over its most recent telecast (on Friday, 1/31/20) by 7% in Total Viewers (4.4 million vs. 4.1 million) and by 13% among Adults 18-49 (0.9/4 vs. 0.8/5) to pull in its biggest audience since November – since 11/15/19. In addition, “American Housewife” improved over its average on Friday night (4.0 million and 0.8/5) by 10% in Total Viewers and 13% in Adults 18-49.

Please note: “American Housewife” will air at 9:30 p.m. EDT starting March 18 before moving to 9:00 p.m. EDT on April 15. 


“Stumptown” (10:00-11:00 p.m. – 4.8 million and 0.8/4 in AD18-49): 

ABC’s “Stumptown” built for its 2nd consecutive telecast in Total Viewers (+7% – 4.8 million vs. 4.5 million) to its most-watched since January and grew week to week by 14% among Adults 18-49 (0.8/4 vs. 0.7/4) to a 6-week high – since 1/15/20 and 2/5/20, respectively. 


Source: The Nielsen Company, National Live+3 Day Program Ratings, 3/18/20.


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